Geoff Davies argues that one reason you don’t hear the opportunities for energy efficiency being advocated by mainstream economists is apparently that they are generally very ignorant of such practicalities (as well as of human nature, biology and a few… more
Dr Sally Young, from Melbourne University, wrote this guide to help you find all kinds of information about politics on the internet.
Larry Larcordaire suggests the ABC is again at grave risk of editorial compromise-for-cash.
Larry Larcordaire ABC insider questions the ABC’s ‘independence’.
Tony Moore Suggests that the ABC should build on its best traditions to meet the needs of our diverse society in the digital age.
Richard Harris Looks at an instance identified by Media Watch where a filmmaker was denied access to footage. Many documentaries seem likely to come within the ‘advocacy or cause’ definition, which suggests a real prospect of similar refusals in the… more
Sally Young takes a critical look at the election debate.
Daniel Donahoo Suggests that some serious decisions have to made if we accept that in fifty or a hundred years time we will not have the energy reserves to run the petrol driven vehicles we have.
Kevin Childs Examines car sharing, which saves between $3000 and $9000 a year, with members spending between $600 and $1800 each, annually. And compares this with the average private car, which spends most of the time parked, while a shared… more